Grant Development Specialist
St Council of Higher Education - Richmond, VA

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The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Grant Development Specialist. In this role, the duties support the full range of activities required to prepare and submit a GEAR UP grant proposal to the federal government to include, but not limited to: writing and editing grant proposal narratives; articulating and understanding higher education access challenges for underserved populations and proposing support services and evaluation tools; performing program research on college preparatory programs; leading the development of the evaluation section of the grant application; complying with all grant application requirements, as noted by the federal application, including the use of the federal online grant application system; negotiating and formalizing school district partnerships in adherence with federal grant and SCHEV requirements; maintaining hard copy and electronic records of contacts, research, application development; producing deliverables based on deadlines; and organizing and participating in grant development meetings. Reports to the Assistant Director of Academic Affairs and supports the GEAR UP grant development committee.

Minimum Qualifications
Demonstrated ability to write successful direct service grant proposals; demonstrated ability to conduct analytical research; demonstrated ability to develop evidence-based evaluation and assessment plans and tools; demonstrated ability to make oral and written presentations; demonstrated ability to work with others and develop organizational partnership; demonstrated ability to conduct administrative functions in support of a deadline-driven and collaborative work environment; and demonstrated ability in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook.

Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in public administration, research design or curriculum development; experience in grant writing, in education or human services programs; and experience in program evaluation and assessment.

Special Requirements

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